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    The Opinicon

    1697 Chaffeys Locks Rd, Elgin, Rideau Lakes, Ontario K0G 1E0, Canada
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    • Excellent49%
    • Very good28%
    • Average12%
    • Poor10%
    • Terrible1%
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    “new owners” (26 reviews)
    “the pub” (17 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair Access
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    29 Oct30 Oct
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 122 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    My wife and I came with two friends (all of us seniors) and stayed in a fully renovated cabin near the lake. Two bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and a living room. Retained its original (1954) rustic charm, but updated to current first class standards. Perfect for...More

    Thank Richard F
    Reviewed 5 days ago

    The owners have updated The Opinicon, maintaining the rustic admosphere. The staff is amazing: helpful, friendly, and professional. Accommodations are comfortable; restaurant and bar food is very good.

    Thank Dean S
    Response from havebaby_willtravel9, Owner at The OpiniconResponded 3 days ago

    Happy to hear you had a great time!

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I am very pleased with the staff and venue at the Opinicon. We held our daughter's wedding here about 2 weeks ago and couldn't have been more pleased. The resort was rented for guests of the wedding only and it provided a great family/reunion atmosphere...More

    Thank Susan Z
    Response from havebaby_willtravel9, Owner at The OpiniconResponded 1 week ago

    It was a beautiful wedding! Happy to hear that everyone had a great time.

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    The Opinicon is a beautifully restored wooden lakeside lodge surrounded by cabins set in a grove of majestic pines and maple trees. The decor of the cabins is vintage cottage simplicity and comfort reminiscent of yesteryear with fresh linens and warm woolen blankets. To meet...More

    Thank judef
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    I have had many fine meals at the Opinicon, and admit to a serious addiction to their charcuterie. This past weekend I finally had the opportunity to experience the full hospitality of the resort as a guest, at a family wedding. The accommodation is really...More

    Thank Chris W
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    • Rideau Lakes >
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    20 August 2017|
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    Response from OntarioSunsetter | Reviewed this property |
    Such a question can only be answered by the Opinicon management. Trip Advisor should screen questions before simply sending them to others who have posted a review.
    Sharon F
    22 July 2017|
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    Response from havebaby_willtravel9 | Property representative |
    All the usual ingredients, just made with love! Growing the basil locally helps too...
    Kaye M
    7 July 2017|
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    Response from havebaby_willtravel9 | Property representative |
    The cottage rates are different per cottage (all different sizes), and change on time of year and number of nights. Given these variables it's much easier to talk to someone over the phone or email to see what would best... More
    Room Tips
    "If you have young children stay by the playground they will have loads of fun"
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    "Get one of the newly renovated cabins....if they aren't booked up."
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    "We ate there, did not stay."
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    "Cottages are very nice, most remodeled and very clean."
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